McDonald is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 2,068 people and five constituent neighborhoods, McDonald is the 582nd largest community in Pennsylvania. McDonald has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
McDonald is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, McDonald is a borough of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in McDonald who work in sales jobs (11.04%), food service (10.74%), and office and administrative support (10.33%).
The percentage of adults in McDonald who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 20.08% of the adults in McDonald have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in McDonald in 2010 was $24,632, which is lower middle income relative to Pennsylvania, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $98,528 for a family of four. However, McDonald contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call McDonald home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of McDonald residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in McDonald include German, Italian, Irish, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in McDonald is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Spanish.